What does Farewell mean?

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ˌfɛərˈwɛlFarewell

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. farewell, word of farewell(noun)

    an acknowledgment or expression of goodwill at parting

  2. farewell, leave, leave-taking, parting(noun)

    the act of departing politely

    "he disliked long farewells"; "he took his leave"; "parting is such sweet sorrow"

Wiktionary

  1. farewell(Noun)

    A wish of happiness or welfare at parting, especially a permanent departure; the parting compliment; a goodbye; adieu.

  2. farewell(Noun)

    An act of departure; leave-taking; a last look at, or reference to something.

  3. farewell(Verb)

    To bid farewell or say goodbye

  4. farewell(Adjective)

    parting, valedictory, final

  5. farewell(Interjection)

    goodbye

    He said "Farewell!" and left.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Farewell

    go well; good-by; adieu; -- originally applied to a person departing, but by custom now applied both to those who depart and those who remain. It is often separated by the pronoun; as, fare you well; and is sometimes used as an expression of separation only; as, farewell the year; farewell, ye sweet groves; that is, I bid you farewell

  2. Farewell(noun)

    a wish of happiness or welfare at parting; the parting compliment; a good-by; adieu

  3. Farewell(noun)

    act of departure; leave-taking; a last look at, or reference to something

  4. Farewell(adj)

    parting; valedictory; final; as, a farewell discourse; his farewell bow

  5. Origin: [Fare (thou, you) + well.]

Freebase

  1. FAREWELL

    Farewell is Tomiko Van's first original studio album under the Avex Trax label. The album was released on March 29, 2006 with no singles released before it.

Editors Contribution

  1. farewell

    a good bye word

    Our juniors gave us a grand farewell.

    Submitted by anonymous on April 16, 2019  

How to pronounce Farewell?

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How to say Farewell in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Farewell in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Farewell in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Farewell in a Sentence

  1. J. R. R. Tolkien:

    Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.

  2. Faith Soloway:

    Making it into a musical in some ways just rescued it from being overly serious, we didn't want to tell a story of Maura's death that was a complete mourning, that was a sad farewell.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    It is often an own growth opportunity seeking occasion for everyone on the dais by sneakily praising one another only in their oration under the shelter of felicitation or farewell function for someone.

  4. Thor Halvorssen:

    El Sexto has become a prominent target of the Cuban regime because his graffiti art is one of the elite’s most feared methods of protest as it exposes their true nature, el Sexto’s art unmasks the tyranny in ways white papers and press accounts cannot. Now that Castro will receive a pompous farewell, the regime will take measures to silence all voices for democracy and to drown out calls for reform.

  5. Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak:

    This is a year that's dedicated to Kobe Bryant and Kobe Bryant farewell.

Images & Illustrations of Farewell

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